Globally recognized for his vibrant and dramatic use of color and various explorations of drawing, collage, sculpture, and painting, Tal R has been compared to the likes of Matisse and Bonnard. For Tal R, however, medium is secondary to subject matter. Not one to confine himself to a single style, the artist is constantly experimenting with materials and techniques. He has used the word "kolbojnik", meaning leftovers in Hebrew, to… Read more
About the artwork
Demonstrating Tal R's fondness for reworking motifs in different mediums, Lollipop further explores the figure of a military man or horse rider sporting a large hat and a lollipop in one hand. An obscure combination typical for this artist whose style has been dubbed 'Kolbojnik', the Hebrew word for leftovers.